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Tampa Bay Lightning Christmas Wish List

The Lightning have been one of the best teams in hockey and do not have a lot to ask for this year for Christmas. Here is a list of the […]

by · December 24, 2014 · 1 comment · Tampa Bay Lightning
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Stay or Go: What Should The Lightning Do With Andrei Vasilevskiy?

One of the biggest risks a team can take is selecting a goaltender in the first round at the draft. History has just proven that more times than not it […]

by · December 24, 2014 · 1 comment · Tampa Bay Lightning
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No Place Like Home: Lightning Home Success Continues Against Penguins

The Wizard of Oz’s own Dorothy couldn’t have said it better, ‘there is no place like home’, as the Tampa Bay Lightning relished in their first home game since December […]

by · December 23, 2014 · 0 comments · Tampa Bay Lightning
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Elias and Devils Respond To Boo Birds In Victory

Fighting through frustration. Brushing off the boos. Patrik Elias was none too pleased after he and his teammates are roundly booed by the hometown fans, following a 2-0 blanking at […]

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Shootout Woes Continue to Plague Lightning

Tampa Bay’s shootout woes continued to show Friday night in its loss on the road to ­­­­­­the New Jersey Devils. Tampa outplayed the Devils, who are now 2-for-20 in shootouts […]

by · December 19, 2014 · 1 comment · Tampa Bay Lightning
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Radko Gudas Impressive In Return From Injury

View image | gettyimages.com After missing three games, Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Radko Gudas returned to the lineup against the New Jersey Devils and immediately made an impact. While the […]

by · December 19, 2014 · 0 comments · Tampa Bay Lightning
Ben Bishop was solid in his first season in a Lightning uniform and Evgeni Nabokov's veteran presence should only help Tampa Bay. (Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports)

Bishop for Conacher has been Yzerman’s Best

In the 2013 season the Tampa Bay Lightning made a deal to acquire 6’7 goaltender Ben Bishop from the Ottawa Senators for Cory Conacher and a 4th round draft pick. […]

by · December 19, 2014 · 0 comments · Tampa Bay Lightning
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Drouin Proves in One Game He Belongs in the NHL

Jonathan Drouin, winger for the Tampa Bay Lightning and their third overall pick in the 2013 Entry Draft, had a much longer road to the NHL than many expected. He […]

by · December 16, 2014 · 0 comments · Tampa Bay Lightning
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To Break Slump, It’s Time To Play Jonathan Drouin On Top Line

View image | gettyimages.com Things have gotten pretty ugly for the Tampa Bay Lightning the past few weeks. After their loss against the Pittsburgh Penguins, they have now lost four […]

by · December 15, 2014 · 0 comments · Tampa Bay Lightning
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Lady Luck Helps Break Bolts out of Rut

The Tampa Bay Lightning had a little help from lady luck to break out of one its worst slumps of the season. The Bolts 2-1 victory at home over the […]

by · December 13, 2014 · 0 comments · Tampa Bay Lightning
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Hurricanes Mistakes Costly; Lose 2-1 to Bolts

Hurricanes are usually a force of nature that have great potential to do much damage. Especially in Florida. Hurricanes are not known for self-inflicted damage. Except if it happens to […]

Brett Connolly has stepped up his game since the trade deadline (image via wikipedia)

New Line Combination Shows True Depth, Potential Of Lightning

A traditional bottom six tends to be your ‘checking lines’, where teams put there grinders and defensive minded forwards as well as the occasional one-dimensional pugilist. But the new NHL […]

by · December 12, 2014 · 0 comments · Tampa Bay Lightning